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End the Tyranny of 24/7 Email

“You have to stick to it,” Lisa Kimmel, the general manager of the office, told me. “When we tell prospective employees about it, their eyes light up.”

Lisa Kimmel, general manager of Edelman Toronto, spoke to The New York Times about the office’s  7-to-7  rule, whereby employees are strongly discouraged from emailing one another before 7 a.m. and after 7 p.m. Read the full article here.

August 29, 2014 by in External posts, Our Ideas | 0 comments

Where are the Women Leaders in PR?

I have to hand it to The Atlantic. First they provoke society by using their influential cover to wonder aloud: Why Women Still Can’t Have It All. Now, they did it again by questioning what we’ve all thought, but never asked: Why Are There So Many Women in Public Relations?

Gail Becker, Edelman’s president of strategic partnerships and founding chair of Edelman’s Global Women’s Executive Network (GWEN), speaks to Marketing Magazine about the lack of women in leadership roles in a female-driven industry. Read the full article here.

August 13, 2014 by in External posts, Our Ideas | 0 comments

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Alan VanderMolen
John Clinton, CEO, Edelman Canada
Paul Welsh - Chief Commercial Officer, Edelman Canada
Patti Schom-Moffatt - Chief Client Officer
Lisa Kimmel, General Manager, Edelman Toronto
Kim Peacock, General Manager, Edelman Canada West
Tristan Roy, National Digital Practice Leader